Music

We offer a wide range of part-time, evening and weekend music courses at many levels to suit your needs and aspirations, with highly motivated teachers. You can learn to play a variety of instruments, or further develop your skills. Explore jazz, learn or improve your singing and work in our professionally-equipped music technology studio.
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  1. Sibelius: music notation software

    Course Date: Fri 16 Nov 2018 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Ideal for musicians and music teachers. Come and learn how to prepare and print high quality scores and other notation with Sibelius software. A good knowledge of conventional notation is required. Tutor: Selena Kay [external website].
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00

  2. Sonic Arts 2: interactive sound projects

    Course Date: Fri 23 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Create your own interactive sound projects without being tied to a computer, and challenge preconceptions of what it means to make an instrument or artwork. This course is a progression from Sonic Arts with a focus on practical projects and group experimentation. Students who have previously attended Arduino Workshop will be supported to progress their work.
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £169.00

  3. String winter school

    Course Date: Sun 25 Nov 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Learn technique, repertoire and ensemble skills for all orchestral strings. Develop your confidence and make new string friends. For players at grade 3 or above. sessions are: 25 Nov 10:30 - 13:30 & 9 Dec 10:30 - 16:30.

    Full fee: £69.00
    Senior fee: £69.00
    Concession: £42.00

  4. Flute and clarinet choir

    Course Date: Sun 2 Dec 2018 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An opportunity for flute and clarinet players to boost their ensemble playing experience and to to explore music arranged for this unique ensemble, from orchestral themes to popular favourites. Please inform the Music department what you play when you enrol.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £30.00

  5. Great works: Handel's Messiah

    Course Date: Mon 3 Dec 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Handel was a famous opera composer. What inspired him to write Messiah and why has it lasted? We explore its background and individual numbers, considering its popularity then and now. Hallelujah!
    Full fee: £39.00
    Senior fee: £31.00
    Concession: £24.00

  6. Piano masterclass

    Course Date: Wed 5 Dec 2018
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An intensive masterclass for pianists at grade 8 standard and above, comprising two three-hour sessions. This insightful class will address issues of interpretation and style as well as dealing with technique.
    Full fee: £99.00
    Senior fee: £99.00
    Concession: £99.00

  7. Orchestra workshop

    Course Date: Tue 11 Dec 2018 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    A fun, intensive workshop for players of orchestral instruments with good music reading skills. Please contact the Music department for availability of places for your instrument.

    Tutors: Anthony Bailey (conductor) & Robert Puzey (leader)

    You may also be interested in Orchestra workshop: weekend.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £55.00
    Concession: £40.00

  8. Introduction to musical analysis: module 1

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    An introduction to the major building blocks of music. Learn about melody, harmony, texture, rhythm, form and performance directions, and how to recognise these facets within further areas of study. Tutor: Pauline Greene

    This course has a scheduled break week: 18th February.
    Full fee: £189.00
    Senior fee: £151.00
    Concession: £115.00

  9. Musicianship 3: aural training 2

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This practical course focuses on sight-singing and aural perception to develop your general musicianship. Gain a deeper understanding of different tonalities, develop your ability to pick out notes in chords, write down melodies that you hear, and improve rhythmic accuracy. Based on the famous Kodály method. Leads to part 3 next term. Break week: 18 Feb. Tutor: Selena Kay [external website].
    Full fee: £169.00
    Senior fee: £135.00
    Concession: £103.00

  10. Keyboard harmony and improvisation for pianists: module 2

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop your analytical, melodic and harmonic understanding with the help of improvisation, covering a wide variety of styles. Become a more confident player as a result. For players at Grade 5 and above.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  11. Piano/keyboards 1: module 3

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 4 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    This is the final module of our second year piano programme. For pianists who can play tunes and chords in simple keys, play legato and staccato and read music. Taught in the digital piano classroom, with one keyboard per student.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £143.00
    Concession: £109.00

  12. Violin and viola 3: module 2

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    If you have been learning violin/viola for two to three years (playing at grade 2-3 standard), take the next step to learn vibrato, positions above 1st, and improved bow control. This course continues with module 3 next term. Tutor: Robert Puzey.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  13. Clarinet 1: module 2

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Continue learning the basics of playing clarinet in a friendly environment, using a range of fun music. Suitable for those who have been learning for at least a term. Continues to module 3 next term.
    Full fee: £179.00
    Senior fee: £179.00
    Concession: £109.00

  14. Sing blues

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Enjoy this exploration of blues vocal style and repertoire. Includes the challenge of writing and singing your

    own blues.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

  15. Jazz singing 2

    Course Date: Mon 14 Jan 2019 (and 2 other dates)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    For singers who have completed 'Jazz singing 1', or who have equivalent experience and ability in the jazz idiom. Develop your jazz conception, solo performance and expand your repertoire. Continues to 'Jazz singing 3' next term.
    Full fee: £199.00
    Senior fee: £199.00
    Concession: £121.00

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